Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Ubuntu Linux
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 177 169
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 +6
Contract jobs citing Ubuntu 12 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.29% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.17% 2.54% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 11
East of England median daily rate £185 £500 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -63.00% -2.91% +43.06%
10th Percentile £149 £325 £413
90th Percentile £239 £548 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.43 £38.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.73% +121.43% -54.55%

Ubuntu is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,023 1,024 1,073
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 24.82% 22.04% 24.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 551 568
East of England median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £128 £130 £150
90th Percentile £543 £550 £525
England median daily rate £435 £438 £420
% change year-on-year -0.57% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 141 143
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.57% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.30
90th Percentile £45.13 £47.50 £42.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.40% +5.64% -2.94%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in the East of England

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ubuntu in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ubuntu in the East of England

Ubuntu
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ubuntu in the East of England

Ubuntu
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ubuntu in the East of England

Ubuntu
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire 0 7 £185 -63.00% 2
Hertfordshire +1 3 £275 -37.50% 1
Essex -9 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (41.67%) Office 365
5 5 (41.67%) Mac OS
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
5 5 (41.67%) LDAP
5 5 (41.67%) Internet
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (25.00%) Unix
7 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (25.00%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) Solaris
8 2 (16.67%) Apache
8 2 (16.67%) Python
8 2 (16.67%) Symantec
8 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
8 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
8 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
8 2 (16.67%) Jenkins

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (8.33%) GitHub
3 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) FTP
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Ant
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) Gatling
3 1 (8.33%) Grunt
3 1 (8.33%) gulp
3 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) Sublime Text
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Desktop Support
2 5 (41.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) EJB
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) J2SE
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Servlets
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Mac OS
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Debian
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 2 (16.67%) SUSE
6 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (8.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Lean Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Groovy
3 1 (8.33%) Haskell
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) KVM
4 1 (8.33%) Docker
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) Grafana
2 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (8.33%) Kibana
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) webMethods